Current account deficit narrows 39%

Rise in remittances, fall in imports restrict the deficit to $623m in April

Updated 18 hours ago
Govt agrees to implement IMF demands

Pakistan and the IMF will continue technical level talks until May 23

Updated 18 hours ago
Savings, investment targets missed

Former govt failed to resolve chronic issues that lead to external sector crisis

Updated 20 hours ago
Revised transit trade deal remains elusive

Cabinet gives go-ahead to continue Afghan transit trade until new agreement is signed

Updated 20 hours ago
Pakistan briefs ASEAN diplomatic missions on CPEC

Islamabad shared the underlying vision of CPEC which seeks to improve regional connectivity, says Foreign Office

Updated 4 hours ago
Market watch: Bulls stage comeback on positive triggers

Benchmark KSE-100 index gains 117.26 points to settle at 43,100.71

Updated 6 hours ago


The Impact of the Russian Invasion on Pakistan - Explainer

Here are the answers to the pre-budget questions that we asked our readers and followers

Pakistan Stock Exchange CEO and Managing Director Farrukh Khan shares his expectations from the upcoming budget

Sindh Abadgar Board Vice President Mahmood Nawaz Shah shares his budget recommendations for the year 2021

Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts & Accessories Manufacturers (PAAPAM) Abdul Rehman Aizaz shares his recommendations


Naveena Steel: Strengthening your dreams

Pakistan Business Council head Ehsan Malik advocates a budget for the lowest common

Pakistan Stock Exchange Building Attack in Karachi

State Bank of Pakistan introduces scheme for businesses to save jobs

Pakistan’s ranking on the Global Competitiveness Index has dropped three places

Amnesty explained: Sword of Damocles hangs over heads of tax dodgers

Govt imposes duty on cheese, mobile phones and 568 other products

Pakistan’s economic growth likely to slow down to 4.8%

After billion-tree project, PTI plans to build 5m housing units

Getting expensive: Pak Suzuki to raise car prices for third time this year

Pakistan needs to generate 1.3m more jobs every year: UNDP report

Attention needed: Mango growers feel the heat as Pakistan tackles climate change

Railways upgrade: Pakistan delays approval of Mainline-I amid differences over cost

Govt uses ‘best tool in hand’, allows rupee fall

Seminar: ‘GDP growth to touch 6% this year’


PKR-AED 54.57 54.68
PKR-AUD 140.98 141.27
PKR-CAD 156.44 156.75
PKR-CHF 206.31 206.73
PKR-CNY 29.92 29.98
PKR-EUR 211.99 212.44
PKR-GBP 249.82 250.34
PKR-JPY 1.57 1.57
PKR-SAR 53.4 53.51
PKR-USD 200.29 200.71
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